British lawmakers have raised concern over the escalating political violence and continued detention of Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) legislators in the country.
The lawmakers called for King Charles’ support in condemning acts of violence against opposition supporters ahead of the 2023 harmonised elections.
Debating in the
Electoral advocacy group, the Election Resource Centre (ERC) says the recently held by-elections in Insiza, Chirumhanzu, Matobo and Mutare cast a dark cloud on the forthcoming 2023 harmonized elections.
The by-elections were marred by allegations of intimidation and violent attacks on opposition Citizens Coalition for Change
Opposition Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) president Nelson Chamisa has written to the Commissioner General of the Zimbabwe Prisons and Correctional Services (ZPCS) seeking clearance to visit incarcerated legislators Job Sikhala, Godfrey Sithole and fourteen other Nyatsime residents.
Chamisa's previous attempt to visit Sikhala and other
The government has agreed to a 25 percent cost of living adjustment on the United States Dollar (USD) part of civil servants salaries effective September 1, 2022.
The move comes at a time civil servants are mulling a strike against low wages which they are demanding
Martin Magidi, University of Cape Town
The informal sector plays an important role in the development of skills among Zimbabwe’s disadvantaged groups, and should be recognised as an alternative training path for those who cannot access formal training.
Yet, training in Zimbabwe remains tied to the formal
Election lobby group, the Zimbabwe Election Support Network (ZESN) has called on the Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs and the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission to consider reviewing nomination fees for aspiring candidates.
Under Statutory Instrument 144 of 2022, aspiring Presidential contestants are now required to
The Amalgamated Rural Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (ARTUZ) has written to the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) seeking a meeting to address what they say is disenfranchisement of teachers during election period.
The electoral body recruits and train teachers and other members of the civil service for
Former Zanu PF youth leaders Godfrey Tsenengamu and Jim Kunaka have accused the opposition Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) of betraying its incarcerated members including legislators Job Sikhala, Godfrey Sithole and 16 other Nyatsime activists who have been languishing in remand prison for over 70
In what is likely to ignite a diplomatic fight, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has defended the Limpopo Member of the Executive Council (MEC) of health Dr. Phophi Ramathuba saying the issue she raised while addressing a Zimbabwean patient seeking medical attention, is on top
Controversial Norton legislator Temba Mliswa has come to the defense of underfire South African doctor and Member of the Executive Council (MEC) for Limpopo Dr. Phophi Ramathuba, saying she should be promoted for haranguing a Zimbabwean national.
The unidentified Zimbabwean woman was admitted at Bela Bela